Bow Island Ferry (NMC) (Cretaceous of Canada)

Also known as S. lambei type, South Saskatchewan River

Where: Alberta, Canada (50.0° N, 111.4° W: paleocoordinates 57.3° N, 76.5° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Foremost Formation (Belly River Group), Middle Campanian (83.5 - 70.6 Ma)

• 200-300 ft below top of formation

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by Whittaker in 1923; reposited in the GSC

Primary reference: L. S. Russell. 1932. On the occurrence and relationships of the dinosaur Troƶdon. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, series 10 9:334-337 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 64654: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 11.09.2006, edited by Mark Uhen

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Taxonomic list

Chondrichthyes
 Sclerorhynchiformes - Sclerorhynchidae
Ischyrhiza mira2 Leidy 1856 cartilaginous fish
Reptilia
 Neornithischia - Pachycephalosauridae
"Stegoceras lambei n. sp." = Colepiocephale lambei1
"Stegoceras lambei n. sp." = Colepiocephale lambei1 Sternberg 1945 ornithischian
orig. ID P. S. Warren to L.S. Russell